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Trying to empty the sea

St Augustine, one of the greatest theological thinkers of history, once saw a boy running backwards and forwards from the sea shore to a lagoon with a bowl full of sea water that he would pour into the lagoon. 117 more words

Faith

July 5th, 2015

Isaiah 47: 4 Our Redeemer, the LORD of hosts is His name,
The Holy One of Israel.

In the middle of 3 chapters of a narrative addressing the people, there is a pause for one verse acknowledging the Lord with this declaration. 1,593 more words

Walking With God

A Galatians Fourth of July: True Freedom in Christ

Happy birthday, America! I pray God’s blessings on you, for as a Christian, I am to seek the well-being of the land where God has placed me (Jeremiah 29:7). 194 more words

Knowing God

July 4th, 2015

Let us pause to celebrate the birthday of this great nation.

And now, for today’s worship and scripture:

Isaiah 45: 5 “I am the LORD, and there is no other; 2,830 more words

Discernment

Welcome!

Hi there, and welcome to KNOWING, UNDERSTANDING, and LOVING GOD.

Before you decide that our site is rather ambitious — if not altogether preposterous — in its claims to help… 560 more words

Dangerous Pursuit

TRUST IN THE LORD AND DO GOOD

The title above comes from Psalm 37:3.  Trust in the Lord and do good.  This is wisdom for God’s people from King David who later, in verses 8&9, exhorts us to: Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret – it leads only to evil.  333 more words

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